Acceptability of masking and patient separation to control nosocomial tuberculosis in Uganda: a qualitative study

E. Buregyeya, E.M.H. Mitchell, E. Rutebemberwa, R. Colebunders, B. Criel, J. Kiguli, F. Nuwaha

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Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Public Health
Issue number6
Pages (from-to)599-606
Number of pages8
Publication statusPublished - 2012


  • Bacterial diseases
  • Tuberculosis
  • Mycobacterium tuberculosis
  • Nosocomial infections
  • Control strategies
  • Mass campaigns
  • Acceptability
  • Patient isolation
  • Separation
  • Patient's perspective
  • Patient care management
  • Cough
  • Awareness
  • Uganda
  • Africa-East

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